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User Experience Designer

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Nov 12, 2019

Bellevue

Freelance

Agent: Julee G.

Job #: 154216

Job Description

Our AWESOME Seattle/Bellevue client is on the search for an experienced user experience designer looking for their next challenge!

Work for a disruptor! In this high-visibility role, you will lead the UX design for a high fidelity mockup to help leaders visualize the north star for a compelling B2B marketplace.

Who you are:
• 5+ years professional experience as a user experience designer or UI designer
• Bachelor’s degree, preferably in design or human-computer interaction
• Have been the lead or senior designer for at least 10 web-based productivity software releases
• Experience working cross-functionally with engineering, design, and project management counterparts
• Utilize standard methodologies for web- and mobile-based information architecture
• Good communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills and ability to analytically defend your design decisions
• Balanced foundation of visual design and UI design skills; capacity for building engaging, highly usable and intuitive designs and layouts, with a propensity towards simplification
• Possess practical knowledge of user-centered design methodologies and usability principles
• Proficient in standard design tools including Figma, Axure, Photoshop and Illustrator
• Have an online portfolio that illustrates a holistic user experience skill-set (please provide a link to your portfolio)

What you will do:
• Work closely with cross-functional teams to gather and understand business and feature requirements
• Know target users: develop or work from user profiles & conduct task analysis, build user scenarios, help to craft and analyze user surveys and feedback
• Develop process flows, wireframes, prototypes, high fidelity mockups, and detailed UI and visual design specifications for web and mobile
• Present design work to the product team, engineering team, and external partners for review and feedback
• Partner with highly technical development teams for product launch
• Ability to handle projects in an agile, dynamic environment
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• Top desired 3 skill sets –

(1) Have been the lead or senior designer for at least 10 web-based software productivity releases,

(2) Good communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills and ability to analytically defend design decisions (

3) Balanced foundation of visual design and UI design skills

• Programs/Tools that will be used on the assignment (if any) – Standard design tools including Figma, Axure, Photoshop, and Illustrator

• Previous experience required/preferred – 5+ years of professional experience as a user experience designer or UI designer
 

Client Description:

Our Fortune 500 client is among the largest technology companies in the world, and their work is solely dedicated to one of the most socially and economically important activities on the planet – travel. Their travel platforms represent the world's most comprehensive selection of travel, allowing unique opportunities to work across multiple, global brands.

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Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

  • We care about your CAREER GOALS
  • We offer resume & portfolio review + interview prep. You'll feel set for success!
  • Pay it forward: https://aquent.com/rewards/


Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized (up to 85%) of your health, vision and dental benefits
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck

Want more details about this and other opportunities?
Meet Julee Grupe!